Close to 40% of U.S. Households Say They Face Financial Difficulties as Covid-19 Pandemic Continues

Close to 40% of U.S. Households Say They Face Financial Difficulties as Covid-19 Pandemic Continues

Close to 40% of U.S. Households Say They Face Financial Difficulties as Covid-19 Pandemic Continues More than 30% of people say their situation is worse, survey finds; 19% of households have depleted their savings Nearly 40% of U.S. households said they faced serious financial difficulties in recent months of the Covid-19 pandemic, citing problems such as paying utility bills or credit card debt, according to a recent poll. About one-fifth have depleted all of their savings. U.S. households are struggling in many ways over a year into the coronavirus pandemic, according to the poll conducted by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and National Public Radio. Resume Subscription We are delighted that you'd like to resume your subscription. You will be charged $ …
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